Fenestration Fabricator Apprentice (35901) Sunshine Windows

Sunshine Windows have an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to join their experienced team of fabricators. The successful candidate will be mentored by an experienced team who will support individuals to become fully skilled & qualified.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 26 Apr 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,646.40

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, hours TBC

    Total hours per week: 38

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    06 May 2024

  • Date posted

    26 Mar 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000240244

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

On a day-to-day basis as an apprentice, you will be doing the following:

• Working independently or as part of a team
• Follow fabrication/assembly manuals from set out to completion
• Learn how to fabricate to the specifications set out by our various system suppliers
• Learn techniques to enable you to fabricate the product to a high standard that meets our client’s requirements
• General housekeeping & work area cleanliness
• Loading, unloading, and general labouring
• General Health & Safety
• Health and Safety rules and regulations

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship:
On completion of the level 2 Fenestration qualification, providing you show the correct skills and abilities, you will have the opportunity to progress onto a full-time position and possibly a level 3 apprenticeship.
We are looking to invest our knowledge, skills, and time in the right person. This position has the potential to develop into a successful career for the right candidate with the position growing with the company.

What will happen next:
New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team. You will then have the opportunity to find out:
• More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
• Any training you need to complete
• What the next steps will be

How you could get there:
If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on www.tfgm.com to see how you would get there and how long it would take.

The training you will be getting

Full apprenticeship training provided, working towards an Intermediate Level Apprenticeship gaining a Level 2 fenestration fabricator qualification.

The apprenticeship in Fenestration consists of:

  • Intermediate Standard Apprenticeship-Fenestration Fabricator
  • Functional Skills in English and Math’s (Level 1/2) where applicable
  • All aspects of your training will be delivered on-site with your employer, and you will have regular site visits every six to eight weeks from your designated assessor, who will monitor your progress throughout your apprenticeship program.
  • You will achieve a qualification in Fenestration Fabricator Level 2 Standard.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Possible progression within the company and progression onto the next level apprenticeship.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Logical, Patience, Physical fitness, Practical skills, Enthusiastic, Committed, Excellent timekeeping, Reliable, Safety conscious

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade A*-C/9-4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade A*-C/9-4) Essential

About the employer

We have a range of uPVC windows and doors to match your individual style and needs in Tameside We are the first choice for customers throughout the area. Our reputation for quality, service and price means that we are recommended by family and friends.

Employer

Sunshine Windows

Address

UNIT 5

RAVENSFIELD INDUSTRIAL ESTATE

CHARLES STREET

SK16 4SD

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Training

Training provider

THE GROWTH COMPANY LIMITED

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Fenestration fabricator

Level 2 (GCSE)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 26 Apr 2024